by: Christie Bazemore There’s no doubt Saturday’s #royalwedding was one for the books. The Royal Family broke with (lots of) tradition and welcomed the stunning Meghan Markle with open arms into the clan thereby continuing the progress of the Royal Family into the modern era. It’s also proof for every girl with Princess aspirations that… Read More


Many changes happen in your life when you and your significant other become engaged. On top of wedding planning, you will have engagement parties and showers to plan, friends and family will seemingly come out of the woodwork to invite you both to every upcoming party, holiday, graduation, birthday and every other event under the… Read More


by: Christie A. Brogan {1.29.18} New Year. Newly engaged! Let the preparations begin… You don’t have to be engaged to know that there’s a lot of prep and planning that goes into your wedding day. It’s not all about menus, flowers, the guest list, and all of the other items on your Post-Engagement Checklist. It’s… Read More


by: Christie A Brogan {10.3.17} What are the “Dos and Donts” for buying wedding gifts? Ay-yi-yi…is there really a right answer to this question? Wedding gift giving comes with so many rules – some spoken, some not. Suffice it to say, times have changed and long-held norms like buying a gift equivalent to the “cost… Read More


by: Christie A. Brogan {7.7.17} In our May 12th blog post, we shared our conversation with local Wilmington Event Planner, Charyl Williams, who answered the question “Why Hire A Wedding Planner?” What surprised me about the feedback was how much interest there is in “how to become a wedding planner”. The upside to all the… Read More